My Favorite Plugins Are Now Free!!

  I had to share this exciting news as soon as I could. The Nik Collection by Google is now FREE!!  That’s right, the plugins that I use on virtually every image are not $299, the price before Google bought Nik. They’re not $149, the price after Google bought Nik. They are FREE!! Run, don’t… Read More

Sunday’s Hidden Treasure

Out To Pasture Camera: Canon EOS 7D Lens: Tamron 17-50 f2.8 Settings: iso 400, 19mm @ f9 This is a 3 shot HDR. The original RAW files having been first imported into Lightroom 3, were then processed in Nik HDR Efex Pro. I’d like to take this time to thank all of my readers who… Read More

Nik Software Savings Update!

I just wanted to write this short update to the post from two days ago. I have been informed by the powers that be that as of April 2nd I’ll be losing my standing as an affiliate for the Nik Collection by Google  will be terminated. While you will still be able to purchase this… Read More

Presets And Plugins, Creative Tools Or Creative Crutch?

I Love To Make Photographs… …but I hate the time spent behind the computer once the image has been captured. Time behind the computer is at best, time away from the camera, and at its worst, time away from my family. I’d much rather be out shooting or spending time with my wife and daughter,… Read More